Dr. Keys is an associate professor in the Department of
Information Systems in the College of Business at the University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire. He teaches
in the areas of application development, database management systems and IT management. Currently
he is the instructor for the Fundamentals of Business Programming, Object-Oriented Systems, Information Assurance & Project Management
courses in the undergraduate curriculum and the Managing IS Security elective in the Online MBA program.
His research interests are in information systems pedagogy, centering on simulation using role play and virtual worlds. Dr. Keys also plays an active role in curriculum reform and development within the IS department and across campus.
Dr. Keys has been a member of INFORMS, AAAI and the Decision Sciences Institute. He chairs the IS Department Personnel and Scholarship Committees and is the College of Business Faculty Cordinator for it's SAP in the Curriculum initiative.